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85 1 rucht n a tunic or garment of some sort (B. na f.?): a p. ro ir dom
.x. ruchta derga, Ériu ii 5.4 (glossed .i. inair nó tribhsa tunics
or trews
) = ruchta dergu, 28.31 ; quoted in Corm. Y 1088 with
gl.: ruc[h]t .i. inar. See RC xlii 62 .

2 rucht n a noise of some kind, cry , etc. rucht .i. ro iachtadh, no
ro-éigheamh no gláodh, O'Cl. See Hermathena xxi 2 . rabert-
5sun a rucht míled bar aird, TBC 2960 . Of an animal: rucht
fothuind . . . andord ela grunting (?), Corm. Y 662 , cf. Bruchst.
i § 157 (where Meyer connects it with Lat. ructare). rucht
ruip, Anecd. ii 48.17 . Of a sword: concechlastar rucht claidib
Conchobuir mar glimmaig n-archon, TBC 5583 . atchloss r. ¤
10claidib Conaill, CRR 39 . Cf. ruchtgal.

? 3 rucht n a pig (B. na f.?): rucht .i. muc, O'Cl.; perh. inferred
from the npr. Rucht (name of a swine herd), IT iii 235.3 , 15 ;
Rúcht, 245.69 . See Hermathena xxi 2 .

4 rucht adj. mad, unsettled ? `rucht' mer, Met. Gl. Eg. § 19 .
15 ruchd `sudden, vehement', O'R. Cf. tré riaghail rucht `fitful
laws
', O'Bruad. iii 204 .

1 ruchtach adj o,ā (2 rucht) that makes a `rucht' or sound of some
kind: rōn ruchtac riabach, ZCP xiii 278.5 . ní torc ruchtach
ruiben i cru . . . .i. in torc ro-echtach nó ro-mór, O'Dav. 1368 ;
20same citation is given in H. 3. 18 p. 51b ( O'C. 1475 ) with gl.:
ruchtach .i. láidir, ut est ni torc ruchtach ruib (see Herma-
thena xxi 2 ).

? 2 ruchtach n ā,f. (2 rucht) the act of making or emitting a `rucht':
ruip [cuirp v.l.] reptha ic ruc[h]taigh `rent trunks groaning',
25 CCath. 6098 .

? ruchtaid v ā. emits a `rucht' or sound of some kind: ruchtaid
ruib, Ériu xi 44. 20 = ruchtaig r. ¤ , ib. 45.2 (perh. right read-
ing, see Hermathena xxi 2 ). Cf. doruchtfaid a mēderad [sic
leg.] . . . feib dodrīmsired beach i llō ainle, TBC² 3552 , where
30evidently some kind of buzzing or gurgling sound is meant; cf.
follg.

ruchtgal n[f.] (compd. from 2 rucht) `a continuous or repeated
noise of some kind': ruchtgal na muinel ┐ na meidhedh dar
éis na cenn, CCath. 5935 (of headless corpses on a battle-field:
35`cries', Stokes; the gurgling of blood?). ruchtgal na rúm ica
ruth, LL 236a16 ( TTr. 1419 , `rumbling of the hawsers').

ruchtlad n(2 rucht) some kind of continuous jarring noise :
adchuala ruchtladh na luinge . . . ag gabháil acarsoide
`scraping', ITS v 86.13 .

40 rud xsee ruud.

rudach adj o,ā.? tuc aníar dar srían [leg. rian] rudach | tri choícait
curach Cairell, LL 182b5 ( Arch. Hib. ii 55 § 20 ). rigi rudach,
Rawl. 82b33 .

rudartach adj o,ā.? dolbach rudrach rudartach, Nero A vii f. 146b
45( O'Don. 2212 ).

rudiles x(ro-diles) and rudilse, see ruidles, ruidilse.

rudra xsee rudrad.

1 rudrach adj o,ā. that stays (lasts) over-long; prolonged? ní roäch
ná rudrad [rudrach v.l., perh. right reading] | in lebrán
50`neither verbose nor prolonged' (= prolix?), Fél. Ep. 129 . anbal
cech rudrach `every person with vested interests is shameless',
Tec. Corm. § 15.12 ; cf. ru[d]rach (sic leg.) cach n-ainfial, Arch.
iii 229.103 (see ZCP xvii 62 ).
(women are) rudracha táithe `ever intent on (= persistent
55in?) pilfering
', Tec. Corm. § 16.22 (= rudrach tathaide given
to long visits?
, Lec.). oll-tond rudrag lingering, continuous (?),
LL 135a1 ( Todd Nenn. 260 ; leg. rudrach: Lugdach). rudhrach
.i. fada; .i. ro-dhúradh .i. beith ro-fada ar fearann chom-
haightheach, O'Cl. rúdhrach .i. ro-dhuradh no ro-fada,
60 P. O'C. (but cf. Corm. Y 1089 , O'Dav. 1355 , cited s.v.
1 rudrad). See also 3 rudrach and rudrad.

2 rudrach n ā,f. (orig. s,n.?) g s. rudraighe, Auraic. 2144 . a s.
cen rudraigh , 1940 ( BB 331b16 ) but elsewhere: cen rudrach .
Name of a fault in prosody , appar. prolonged continuance of
65one rhyme, leading to excessive smoothness and monotony
; two
exx. are given in Auraic. 5108 fg .; in one quatrain the same
final rhyme recurs throughout, in the other in three lines.
trefhocul . . . can rudrach can ro-gair can ro-fota, Auraic.
5058 ( LL 37a3 ). Cf. Arch. iii 293.17 ( H. 3.18 p. 35 ), Ériu
70 vi 149.62 , Auraic. 1940 (cen rudraigh). a llus rudraighe
i rrandaib `excess of rhymes', 2144 . rughrach (a metrical
fault), IGT Introd. p. 2.27 . rudrach .i. ro-direch, ut est
trefocul . . . cen rudrach .i. ro-imda cubaidh ann (i.e. excessive
rhyming), O'Dav. 1345 (rurach v.l.). rudhrach .i. ro-dhíreach,
75O'Cl. P. O'C.

3 rudrach n falsehood, obscurity ? rudrach [rurach v.l.] .i. brég
ut est anas gormu rudrach righ, O'Dav. 1345 = rudhradh
rígh, 1033 . rudhrach .i. ro-dhorchughadh .i. dealbh, no
forghnúis dorcha, O'Cl.; P. O'C. To this Stokes assigns Fél.
80 182.18 : fir nime, fir thalman, trén rudhrach ,| andar leo ba la
bratha bás Lughdach `mighty the gloom'; but the sense of 2
rudrach
would be equally applicable in a cheville.

rudrachad n m. prolonged or permanent occupation or possession?
cúigear mac le hÉibhear . . . ro ghabh neart ar Theamhraigh
85. . . tar éis a n-athar, | níor léigsiod í a rudhrachadh `did not
let it pass from their prescriptive right to it
(?)', Content. iii 14
(i r. ¤ , do r. ¤ v.ll.). tugsad Gaoidhil . . . sealbh Éireann d'Iughoine
Mhór, | dá chloinn tar éis a n-athar | dí do léigsead rudhra-
chadh, vi 96 . See rudraigid.